The delivery of the NV40 GPUs might be delayed slightly till end of May, according to sources from the graphics card manufacturers. Originally, NV40 GPUs are expected to reach the card makers’ hands by mid May. However, some card makers are confident that the mass production of the GeForce 6800 cards can start before June and the retail cards to be available in early June. On the ATi front, the Radeon X800 cards are on track to launch in May and availability of the retail cards are expected to be sooner than the GeForce 6800.

The delivery of the NV40 GPUs might be delayed slightly till end of May, according to sources from the graphics card manufacturers. Originally, NV40 GPUs are expected to reach the card makers’ hands by mid May. However, some card makers are confident that the mass production of the GeForce 6800 cards can start before June and the retail cards to be available in early June. On the ATi front, the Radeon X800 cards are on track to launch in May and availability of the retail cards are expected to be sooner than the GeForce 6800.